When you attend an Envision by WorldStrides program* near Washington, D.C., you have the opportunity to spend an additional four days experiencing the District’s historical and cultural sites during WorldExplore: Washington, D.C. This optional extension immediately follows the conclusion of your program. You'll sample the local culture while exploring D.C.'s most historic neighborhoods and famous museums.
Note: Only students who are enrolled in the 2024 program sessions listed below are eligible to participate in WorldExplore: Washington, D.C.
NYLF Law & CSI, NYLF National Security, NYLF Medicine & Health Care Washington, D.C.
WorldExplore: Washington, D.C. Dates
June 23-27 | July 3-7 | July 13-17 | July 23-27
Sample WorldExplore: Washington, D.C. Highlights
Tour the newest Smithsonian Institute museum
Visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture, where you'll see the lace shawl Queen Victoria gave to Harriet Tubman, Muhammad Ali's boxing gear, and 40,000 other artifacts!
Explore Mount Vernon
Through original artifacts and engaging activities, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of America’s past and the legacy of George
Uncover hidden treasures at Udvar-Hazy
Check out the thousands of aviation and space artifacts at the Udvar-Hazy Air & Space Museum, like the space shuttle Discovery.
Follow in the footsteps of history
Take a stroll through Old Town Alexandria after sundown during the Evening Ghost Tour! Your colonial guide will share historical legends and spirited stories along the way.
Note: These sample activities are provided as examples of the overall quality and scope of WorldExplore: Washington, D.C. The 2024 specific schedule, locations, and details may vary and will be made available online prior to the start of the program.